Nané Ariadne Jordan
Nané Ariadne Jordan has a working background in pre-regulation Canadian midwifery that deeply informs her research and writing on themes of midwifery, birth, mothering, women’s spirituality and goddess studies. She is currently a Ph.D. candidate in the Faculty of Education at the University of British Columbia. She completed a BFA in photography from the University of Ottawa, and an MA in Women’s Spirituality from New College of California. She continues to practice art, with a focus in developing ecofeminist ritual performance, art and writing. Her current dissertation study explores the experiences of faculty and student alumni within the Women’s Spirituality MA program. She is working "towards" a philosophy and thealogy of birth within this program. She lives in Vancouver B.C. with her husband and two daughters and loves the trees, the ocean and savoring life with family, friends and scholarly community.